Cancer Research Funding Press Releases

May 25, 2022

American Cancer Society and ACS CAN CEO Testifies Before Congress; Advocates for Increased Federal Funding for Medical Research

Dr. Karen E. Knudsen, the Chief Executive Officer of the American Cancer Society and American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), will testify before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services and Education, and related agencies today in support of increased federal funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Centers for the Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).